By Sneha Shankar
So here I’m with my next review on IMBB. First thing first, I have never used any makeup product on my face. Thankfully I was blessed with a very good and clear skin but an illness and steroids took away that blessing from me and I was left with an acne face and lots of weight gain! 🙁
So I decided to try some foundation and concealers to hide those acne marks. I purchased Revlon’s PhotoReady Airbrush Effect Makeup (Shell) and they say it is a new formula of the previous product.
So read on to know if I liked it or not!
Revlon’s PhotoReady Airbrush Effect Makeup gives you a pore less, airbrushed look. Revlon’s new formula offers a light filtering technology that delivers a pore less, airbrushed finish. It also offers ultra-refined multi-dimensional pigments for a flawless luminous complexion.
Price: $14.99 for 30ml
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How to Use:
Apply PhotoReady Airbrush Effect Makeup after creating the ultimate base with Revlon’s PhotoReady Primer + Anti-Shine Balm. Use either your fingers or a foundation brush to apply the foundation giving you a flawless, airbrushed look.
Revlon’s PhotoReady Airbrush Effect foundation comes in a nice compact and strong glass bottle containing 1 oz/30ml of product. It has a convenient pump that allows the foundation to come out easily without creating much mess.
My Experience with Revlon PhotoReady Airbrush Effect Foundation:
I really wanted this foundation to work. As I applied it, I saw glitter on my hand where I had pumped my foundation. As soon as I had a closer look at my face, I was almost left to tears. Those sparkles were glittering as if I was a Twilight star! 🙁 As soon as I went out in the natural light I was in a shock, I could have definitely starred in the Twilight series!!
This foundation makes your face look so orange and cakey! It gives a good coverage but everything else is just unavoidable! It gets dry fast making it difficult to apply this foundation. I removed the makeup and the next morning I woke up with more zits! 🙁 Woowwww.. How much I dislike you Revlon PhotoReady Airbrush Effect foundation! The saving point for this product is that it has SPF 20 and the pictures while wearing it comes out really nice! Other than that, this foundation is a total bummer and avoidable. I’m never ever going to buy it again.
Pros of Revlon PhotoReady Airbrush Effect Foundation:
• Contains broad spectrum SPF 20.
• As the name suggests photos wearing this foundation come out really well.
• Fragrance free.
Cons of Revlon PhotoReady Airbrush Effect Foundation:
• So glittery.
• Has an orange tint.
• Makes your face cakey!
• Dries out the skin terribly.
IMBB Rating: 2/5
Would I Repurchase or Recommend Revlon PhotoReady Airbrush Effect Foundation?
I’m definitely not going to purchase it again, so disappointed with this product! I would not recommend it to anybody.
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